Stock Footage of the Week: To Infinity…and Beyond!

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events. About six years ago, NASA retired the last of its space shuttles, and with them the hopes and dreams of a generation of kids. But thanks to the wonderful world of sci-fi—and some inter-galactic stock footage—we don’t need to be shot into space to witness the wonders of the galaxy. From the colorful nebulas of deep space to footage furnished by NASA themselves, we’ve got the videos and motion backgrounds to take you … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: To Infinity…and Beyond!

Stock Footage of the Week: There’s Nothing Like Miami Heat

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events. The sun is shining and things are starting to heat up—but for most of us, summer is still a distant dream. That is unless, of course, you’re lucky enough to live in the Sunshine State. As we continued to wait for that ever-elusive beach weather, we were inspired by last weekend’s Ultra Music Festival in Miami to bring you this sizzling stock footage reel highlighting the city’s unique landscape. Whether you’re a student ready … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: There’s Nothing Like Miami Heat

Stock Footage of the Week: Celebrating Our 100 Millionth Download

Last month, we celebrated our 100 Millionth download from the Videoblocks library—and in a clever twist of fate, our customers celebrated with us by making our 100 millionth clip none other than this confetti footage! So if you’ve got a case of the Mondays, pop that confetti cannon—or just watch this HD stock footage of confetti—and embrace the moment. And while you’re at it, why not rock out to some great party music? This is your life, and we think we all deserve a little celebration. Don’t you?   Download this … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: Celebrating Our 100 Millionth Download

Stock Footage of the Week: Holding Your Ground

“No tree becomes rooted and sturdy unless many a wind assails it. For by its very tossing it tightens its grip and plants its roots more securely; the fragile trees are those that have grown in a sunny valley.” -Seneca the Younger   Welcome to the third installment of our new series, where we bring you stock footage to inspire your work week—and beyond. This week as we were browsing our top performing stock footage clips we came across a video of a tree growing from a steep and rocky mountainside. Even though we weren’t … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: Holding Your Ground

Top 20 Clips for Thanksgiving—The Stock Videos Artists Are Gobbling Up

Everyone has different ways of celebrating Thanksgiving—school’s out, the parade is on TV, and football season is in full swing—not to mention the big holiday meal! So feast your eyes on our top 20 clips of Thanksgiving stock footage curated from our most popular downloads. But Thanksgiving is about more than just turkey or pie—it’s a time to reconnect with family and friends. That’s why we’ve picked clips from our library that run the gamut of holiday festivities, from family togetherness to cooking a delicious feast. Here … Read more about Top 20 Clips for Thanksgiving—The Stock Videos Artists Are Gobbling Up

How to Capture Authentic Lifestyle Footage

Our customers are diverse in every sense of the word: culture, ethnicity, gender, and lifestyle. The unifying thread between them is a shared creative community and a deep desire for more realistic portrayals of everyday people, places, and experiences in stock media. Over the past year, we’ve seen a significant increase in searches for diversity and connection to the human experience at a global scale. Snapshots of ordinary, authentic moments in our daily lives topped our library trends data. So how do you capture high-quality footage … Read more about How to Capture Authentic Lifestyle Footage

Making Stock Footage Simple—How To Use Project Folders on VideoBlocks

Are you a frequent collaborator on creative projects? Do you want to share multiple files with clients to review in one go without sending a long list of links? To stay organized and improve your workflow efficiency, project folders are the tried-and-true way of keeping your clips catalogued, whether by project, theme, or any other category you can create. Plus, they’re easily shareable. You can start a project folder one of two ways: either in the Project Folders section of your Member Dashboard, or right in your search results. … Read more about Making Stock Footage Simple—How To Use Project Folders on VideoBlocks